The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 6 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 8 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.70% 8.16% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 12.12% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +0.28%
PRINCE2
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 66 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 76.19% 67.35% 61.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 7
Average daily rate £325 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 4 (18.18%) UML
6 4 (18.18%) Rational Rose
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) MS Project
8 2 (9.09%) B2B
8 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Network Management
8 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
9 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (4.55%) Use Case
9 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.55%) Data Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
9 1 (4.55%) Change Management
9 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) LAN
2 6 (27.27%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Change Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Business Change Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.09%) Network Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) B2B
6 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) Use Case
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Document Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft